National Geographic and First Bankcard Launch New Visa® Card with Exclusive Discounts, Special Access and Member Benefits

WASHINGTON (April 16, 2015)—The National Geographic Society, one of the world’s largest nonprofit scientific and educational organizations, and First Bankcard, a division of First National Bank of Omaha and a leading issuer of credit cards, announce the launch of the new National Geographic Visa® Card. Cardholders earn exclusive savings on National Geographic products and experiences while supporting the Society’s global exploration, conservation, research and education programs with every Read more [...]

Museum Shop: The place for special things

Along with its great selection of art books, jewelry, accessories, notecards, journals and fun, arty novelty gifts, the Museum Shop is now also the place to find singular specialty items, such as the handsome koa liquor cabinet crafted by O‘ahu master woodworker Alan Wilkinson. Also, the second edition of the book Hawaiian Modern: The Architecture of Vladimir Ossipoff arrives at the end of this month! The book was created to accompany the museum’s 2007 exhibition Hawaiian Modern: The Architecture Read more [...]

Victoria’s Secret Drops Provocative New Preview Trailer for Swim Special: Watch Here!

Always happy to deliver the goods, the advertising team at Victoria’s Secret just released a brand-spanking-new teaser ahead of the February 26th broadcast of their swimsuit spectacular. The much-anticipated Swim Special features favorite females like Elsa Hosk, Behati Prinsloo, Candice Swanepoel, Adriana Lima and Lily Aldridge all clad in gorgeous getups as they pose against the tropical backdrop. Check out the first official trailer from Victoria’s Secret and stay liked to the GossipCenter Read more [...]

Sunderland to Wear Special Kit That’s Not Available in Shops vs. Crystal Palace

Football clubs usually look for any reason to cash in with a merchandise opportunity, but an odd phenomenon will occur on Monday night—a Premier League team wearing a kit you cannot buy in the shops.  Sunderland will wear a specially designed white kit against Crystal Palace because their home shirt (red and white stripes) and their away shirt (blue) both clash with Palace's red and blue home strip.  As per the Sunderland official website:   The kit was designed to be worn Read more [...]

4 Special Situation Stocks With Substantial Possible Returns

David Marcus: At Evermore Global we take a global perspective. We can go anywhere in the world and we can go anywhere in the capital structure. We're looking for special situations where we can invest our precious capital, which is our investor's dollars and our own capital, to get the highest [...] Forbes - Personal Finance Read more [...]

Bank of America Announces Support of 2015 Special Olympics World Games

Dateline City: Los Angeles Joins Other Leading Brands as Official Partner The Bank of America Charitable Foundation announced today it will provide $ 5 million to support the 2015 Special Olympics World Games in Los Angeles (LA2015), building on a partnership between Bank of America and Special Olympics that has spanned more than 30 years. Bank of America joins Coca-Cola, Deloitte, Read more [...]

Libya special forces to join renegade general

An elite Libyan unit has joined a renegade general who accuses the government of backing al-Qaeda-inspired fighters as rising lawlessness in the nation's two largest cities edges it closer to civil war. Colonel Wanis Abu Khamada, the commander of the country's special forces, announced on Monday that his troops would join retired general Khalifa Haftar's operation targeting armed groups in Benghazi, the country's second city. The announcement came a day after gunmen stormed the General National Congress Read more [...]